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in defense of the bridezilla

in defense of the bridezilla

Update: 2023-07-05


This is an extended version of Mina's the "perfect" wedding dress is a myth video, including digressions in royal weddings and bridezilla discourse, as well as some crazy wedding stories from the listeners!

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Written by Mina Le, Ella Gray, and Sophie Carter

Edited by Sophie Carter

Music by Olivia Martinez

Cover by Lindsay Mintz


The Fake Poor Bride

How 20-Year-Old Queen Victoria Forever Changed Wedding Fashion | Vanity Fair

Creating her space - Philippa, princess of England, queen of Sweden, Denmark and Norway, and Vadstena Abbey | Mia Åkestam -

A Natural History of the Wedding Dress - JSTOR Daily

Etiquette of Trousseau - White Wedding Dress Origins - Godey's Lady's Book, August 1849

White Wedding Dress: The History Of The Most Popular Bridal Gown | British Vogue

The Wedding Dress: 300 Years of Bridal Fashions by Edwina Ehrman

The exchange of the princesses

Royal Weddings Are a Fairy Tale. They Used to Be High-Stakes Diplomacy.

The royal weddings that shaped European history - Vox

Modernising royal weddings: a historical perspective

Public reception - Royal Weddings

History's most lavish royal weddings

Grace Kelly’s bridal gown is cited as a masterpiece and best-remembered bridal gown of all time

4 Ways Royal Weddings Have Influenced the Modern Wedding Industry | Wed Society

The Ugly Incest Secret Behind History's Royal Families

Tongan crown prince marries second cousin

Wedding Costs: Who Pays for What Traditionally?

Japan’s Princess Mako marries and loses royal status.

Royal flush? How much are taxpayers paying for the Royal wedding? - Full Fact

Royal wedding 2018: Who's paying? - BBC News

Princess Beatrice’s Tiara Came With Deep and Symbolic Royal Connections | Vanity Fair

The Evolution of Bridal Style Through the Years

They Were the First -

"Pity June Bride! War Trims Trousseau." UPIs 20th Century Top Stories, May 08 1943, ProQuest. Web. 21 June 2023.

Queen Elizabeth II bought her wedding dress with WWII ration coupons

Bridalwear Through the Decades: How Historical Events Have Impacted Bridal Fashion

What To Wear To A Wartime Wedding | Imperial War Museums

Grace Kelly’s Royal Wedding Dress

A Brief History of the Strapless Wedding Dress - Racked

How Did Priscilla Presley Find Her Dream Las Vegas Wedding Dress?

Priscilla Presley Didn't Like Wedding Dress She Wore to Marry Elvis

The Story Behind Bianca Jagger's Seminal YSL Wedding Suit

Vera Wang said Mariah Carey's voluminous 1993 wedding dress was influenced by Princess Diana

25 Years Later, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy’s Wedding Dress Still Stuns | Vanity Fair

Everything We Know About Meghan Markle's Wedding Gown

Our Legacy - Becker's Bridal - Michigan Bridal Shop

Hedda Kleinfeld Schachter Dies at 99; Built an Empire of Tulle and Satin - The New York Times

How David's Bridal went from bridal-dress domination to the 'Walmart of weddings' and its second bankruptcy filing in 5 years

The best and worst wedding dresses worn in movies

A history of wedding dresses

This is the Average Wedding Dress Cost in 2023

Count Down to a Wedding: Bucking Tradition by Wearing a Short Dress

How ‘bridezilla’ became this summer’s biggest sexist slur

AITA for refusing to go to my best friend's wedding because of her bad attitude towards my girlfriend? : r/Bridezilla

The Average Wedding Cost in 2022, According to Data

The Agonizing Wedding Expectations Behind the Sexist 'Bridezilla' Stereotype

Opinion | A Feminist Defense of Bridezillas - The New York Times 

When the Bridezilla label was thrown my way, I realised no one was safe from this sexist trope

Strapless wedding gowns: They’re unflattering. Why are they so popular? Section: DoubleX

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